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“When Movies Were King”

“When Movies Were King” As the Pavilion morphs (later this year, I’m told) into the Nitehawk Park Slope, we thought we’d look WAY BACK to a time when one could see a movie each day in the Slope without coming close to seeing all the films then screening. read more >>
  • Apr 27, 2017 by pscc

Integration Matters – Separate is Never Equal

Integration Matters – Separate is Never Equal School Segregation too Close to Home New York City schools are among the most segregated in the nation. As documented by the UCLA Civil Rights Project in 2014, more than half of NYC public school students 1 attend schools that are more than 90% Black and Latino, despite the fact that Black and Latino students make […] read more >>
  • Mar 8, 2017 by pscc

PSCC is looking for a FEW GOOD Trustees!

PSCC is looking for a FEW GOOD Trustees! The Park Slope Civic Council wants you! We are looking for Civic Council members to serve on our Board of Trustees. It’s a great opportunity to work with your neighbors. Moreover, being a Trustee provides outlets for your energy and talents for a very good cause: to ensure that Park Slope not only remains one […] read more >>
  • Jan 4, 2017 by pscc

The Park Slope Reader: Ad Sale for PSCC Members 

The Park Slope Reader: Ad Sale for PSCC Members  The Park Slope Reader, in the spirit of “Being Local/Shopping Local” would like to offer each member of the Park Slope Civic Council (who has a local business or service) a 25% discount on any and all ads for their next issue, WINTER 2017. Please contact The Park Slope Reader for specific due dates, prices […] read more >>
  • Dec 5, 2016 by pscc

Combating West Nile

Combating West Nile West Nile Virus season is from April 1 to October 31. Standing water – a major source of risk – is commonplace throughout Park Slope in containers left in yards and on indentations on the flat roofs of many buildings. read more >>
  • Aug 13, 2016 by pscc

Invitation to Apply an Ortner Preservation Award

Invitation to Apply an Ortner Preservation Award Applications are now being accepted for the Park Slope Civic Council’s 2016 Evelyn and Everett Ortner Park Slope Preservation Awards. The Awards, which were inaugurated last year, recognize projects that are compatible with the historic architecture of Park Slope and interventions by individuals or groups to protect the neighborhood’s historic character. read more >>
  • Jul 15, 2016 by pscc

Energy efficiency and other home upgrades may benefit you up to $5K

Energy efficiency and other home upgrades may benefit you up to $5K The Pratt Center for Community Development is studying how to make it easier, cheaper, and faster for homeowners to implement energy upgrades in their homes. Selected homeowners will receive home improvements that will not only save energy but improve the health, comfort, and safety of their buildings. To learn the particulars – please note that […] read more >>
  • Apr 21, 2016 by pscc